The new feudalism
By George Walden - 26 February 10:25

The Poundbury Toryism of Zac Goldsmith and his posh pals is ripe for caricature, writes George Walde

The NS Interview: Boris Johnson
By Jon Bernstein - 26 February 9:33

“This recession wasn’t caused by unions, it was bankers”

Boy George and the wily Fox
By Kevin Maguire - 26 February 9:12

George Osborne and Liam Fox are once more a happy couple of neocons after a Tory kiss-and-make-up to rival that of John and Toni Terry.

Boris's housing policy fails the poor
By Ken Livingstone - 25 February 15:12

The Mayor's housing policies only perpeturate London's wealth and class divisions.

Why Boris's housing plan will work for London
By Richard Blakeway - 25 February 14:41

The Mayor is on track to deliver 50,000 affordable homes.

Johnson's baddie power
By George Eaton - 25 February 7:07

With the Tories' poll ratings still on the slide, one would expect David Cameron to have bigger things on his mind than amending the Conservative Party's constitution.

10 people Dave should fear: David Davis
By Staff blogger - 25 February 7:07

MP for Haltemprice and Howden

10 people Dave should fear: Nadine Dorries
By Staff blogger - 25 February 7:07

MP for Mid-Bedfordshire

The Conservative Party: From Thatcher to Cameron
By Vernon Bogdanor - 25 February 7:07

As an undergraduate at Oxford, David Cameron avoided politics. Vernon Bogdanor, his tutor back then,

Leader: Dave the mystery chap – but the substance isn't there
By Staff blogger - 25 February 7:07

The electorate is not hurrying to embrace Mr Cameron's Tories, as they did Mr Blair in 1997 or Mrs T

10 people Dave should fear: Liam Fox
By Staff blogger - 25 February 7:07

Shadow defence secretary

Cameron’s conjuring trick is failing
By James Macintyre - 25 February 7:07

The smooth Tory frontman is vulnerable in the country at large.

Even Abraham Lincoln saw red
By Roy Hattersley - 25 February 7:07

Andrew Rawnsley's book has reduced what should be a debate about great issues into a gossip column.

10 people Dave should fear: Kenneth Clarke
By Staff blogger - 25 February 7:07

Shadow secretary of state for business, innovation and skills

10 people Dave should fear: Edward Leigh
By Staff blogger - 25 February 7:07

MP for Gainsborough

10 people Dave should fear
By Staff blogger - 25 February 7:07

Which right-wingers pose the biggest threat to David Cameron?

In search of electoral El Dorado
By David Marquand - 25 February 7:07

David Marquand argues that the left dismisses David Cameron at its peril.

10 people Dave should fear: Margaret Thatcher
By Staff blogger - 25 February 7:07

Former prime minister

10 people Dave should fear: Alan Duncan
By Staff blogger - 25 February 7:07

Shadow minister for prisons and probation

Poll of Conservative Candidates: full results
By Staff blogger - 25 February 7:07

The full results of the poll of Tory PPCs in this week's New Statesman.

10 people Dave should fear: Tim Montgomerie
By Staff blogger - 24 February 16:20

Editor, ConservativeHome

10 people Dave should fear: Graham Brady
By Staff blogger - 24 February 16:11

MP for Altrincham and Sale West

Gordon’s pig, Tory toadies and fat cats
By Peter Wilby - 22 February 8:21

Beware the Tories bearing red-tinted gifts.

Commons Confidential
By Kevin Maguire - 18 February 10:16

Mandy: Labour’s Simon Cowell

Grinning Gordon’s end of the Piers show
By Gideon Donald - 18 February 9:58

Out of the frying pan into the fire - or, given that I have been the reluctant guest of the dieting Baron Cashcroft for over a week, out of the wok and into the self-immolation that is the current Tory party.

Move any mountain
By Steve Richards - 18 February 7:09

An opposition leader must rally defeated troops, win over the media and conjure up fresh ideas. It’s

A woman’s place is in the House
By George Eaton - 18 February 7:09

The woeful under-representation of women in parliament is likely to continue.

Leader: Don’t be sucked in by the Hooverites and their stinging cuts
By Staff blogger - 18 February 7:09

Fiscal austerity, far from being the solution to economic misery and widespread unemployment, would

Leader: Human, all too human
By Staff blogger - 18 February 7:09

We never doubted Brown was human. Did we?

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